Product Manager

Product Management San Mateo, California


Tap Sports Baseball 2015

Description

Description:

Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as Cooking Dash, Deer Hunter, Covet Fashion, Design Home, Racing Rivals, TAP Sports Baseball, and branded IP games including Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, on the App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore, Facebook, Mac App Store, and Windows Phone. We have worldwide studios in North America, Russia and India. Our headquarters are in the heart of the bustling SOMA district of San Francisco.

Team Overview:

Our Glu Sports studio in San Mateo is looking for a passionate, data-driven designer to join the product team behind the top-grossing MLB Tap Sports Baseball franchise and an exciting WWE title in development.

Role Overview:

The PM will utilize quantitative and qualitative data in order to design and optimize gameplay and monetization features for our smartphone and tablet games. You will help drive the product strategy and to be our business expert on existing and emerging game monetization mechanics. The ideal candidate will drive business results and stay fiercely focused on creating fun experiences for our users. This role will collaborate with other GluSports PM’s on product strategies, feature designs, and analysis.

The specific responsibilities include:

  • Design and iterate on product features; focused on improving monetization as well as retention, user experience, and customer acquisition
  • Analyze metrics and user feedback in real time to derive actionable strategies
  • Coordinate with production and marketing to implement and launch new game features
  • Measure the success of your product features after release and optimize their performance through rapid, data driven iteration
  • Own feature lifecycle from conception to live analysis and optimization through rapid, data driven iteration

Requirements:

  • 2+ years product management experience in a quantitative role
  • 1+ years experience managing free-to-play online and / or mobile game products
  • Deep understanding of free-to-play game systems, economies, currencies and balance
  • Strong analytical capabilities in Excel, with attention to detail
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to craft clear, concise product requirements and specifications documentation
  • Understanding of UI/UX design concepts and principles
  • A passion for games and gaming
  • Self-directing and driven
  • A passion for sports
  • Bachelors Degree from a top university, MBA a plus

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.  Glu is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We welcome people of different backgrounds and experiences to ensure a diverse and inclusive workplace.